The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Oxfordshire region that had Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Architect
Rank 62 30 27
Rank change year-on-year
-32 -3
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 16 44 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 2.54% 6.21% 4.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.64% 6.32% 4.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 38 15
Median daily rate £475 £480 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.04% -8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £431 £325 £450
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £565
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £488 £498
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.92 £59.50 £54.00
% change year-on-year
-26.18% +10.18%
Architect
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Oxfordshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
607 696 515
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 96.50% 98.31% 97.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 429 514 300
Median daily rate £425 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.60% +10.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £220 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 40 45
Median hourly rate £16.25 £16.83 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.41% -1.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.80 £12.00 £12.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.20 £22.50 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +1.67%

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Oxfordshire region that featured Architect in the job title.

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Architect
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Architect across the Oxfordshire region.

Architect Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Architect across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 30 August 2016.

Architect Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

Architect
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Architect across the Oxfordshire region.

Architect Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Architect
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Architect within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 30 August 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford -13 12 £481 -5.63%
Wallingford - 1 £450 -
Architect
South East

Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, Architect contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Oxfordshire region featuring Architect in the job title.

1 23 (38.33%) Java
2 20 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
3 19 (31.67%) TOGAF
4 18 (30.00%) Migration
5 17 (28.33%) Windows
5 17 (28.33%) Web Services
6 14 (23.33%) Linux
6 14 (23.33%) Data Centre
7 12 (20.00%) .NET
7 12 (20.00%) Publishing
8 11 (18.33%) Unix
9 10 (16.67%) Zachman Framework
10 9 (15.00%) Network Design
10 9 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
10 9 (15.00%) SOA
10 9 (15.00%) C#
10 9 (15.00%) PHP
11 8 (13.33%) HTML
11 8 (13.33%) Oracle
11 8 (13.33%) Back Office
11 8 (13.33%) Windows Server
12 7 (11.67%) Perl
12 7 (11.67%) C++
12 7 (11.67%) CMS
12 7 (11.67%) VMware
13 6 (10.00%) Enterprise Architecture
13 6 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
13 6 (10.00%) SQL
13 6 (10.00%) LAN
13 6 (10.00%) WAN

Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (11.67%) CMS
2 4 (6.67%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.33%) JBoss
3 2 (3.33%) Tomcat
3 2 (3.33%) WebLogic
3 2 (3.33%) WildFly
Business Applications
1 6 (10.00%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 20 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (5.00%) Office 365
3 3 (5.00%) SaaS
4 2 (3.33%) IaaS
4 2 (3.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.00%) Firewall
1 6 (10.00%) LAN
1 6 (10.00%) WAN
2 1 (1.67%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (1.67%) DHCP
2 1 (1.67%) DNS
2 1 (1.67%) Kerberos
2 1 (1.67%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.33%) OLTP
2 1 (1.67%) Big Data
2 1 (1.67%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.67%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.67%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 2 (3.33%) Git (software)
1 2 (3.33%) Hudson
1 2 (3.33%) Jenkins
1 2 (3.33%) JIRA
1 2 (3.33%) JUnit
General
1 12 (20.00%) Publishing
2 8 (13.33%) Back Office
3 5 (8.33%) Finance
4 1 (1.67%) Legal
4 1 (1.67%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.67%) Multimedia
4 1 (1.67%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (28.33%) Web Services
2 12 (20.00%) .NET
3 8 (13.33%) HTML
4 5 (8.33%) AngularJS
5 3 (5.00%) React
6 2 (3.33%) Apache Camel
6 2 (3.33%) Java EE
6 2 (3.33%) JSON
6 2 (3.33%) OAuth
6 2 (3.33%) REST
6 2 (3.33%) SAML
6 2 (3.33%) Spring
6 2 (3.33%) XML
7 1 (1.67%) Spring Security
Miscellaneous
1 14 (23.33%) Data Centre
2 4 (6.67%) Computer Science
2 4 (6.67%) W3C
3 3 (5.00%) Management Information System
3 3 (5.00%) Private Cloud
3 3 (5.00%) Public Cloud
4 2 (3.33%) Data Structures
4 2 (3.33%) FlexPod
4 2 (3.33%) Semantic Web
4 2 (3.33%) User Experience
4 2 (3.33%) Virtual Team
5 1 (1.67%) BBC
5 1 (1.67%) BYOD
5 1 (1.67%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.67%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.67%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 17 (28.33%) Windows
2 14 (23.33%) Linux
3 11 (18.33%) Unix
4 8 (13.33%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.67%) Mac OS X
5 1 (1.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (31.67%) TOGAF
2 18 (30.00%) Migration
3 10 (16.67%) Zachman Framework
4 9 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (15.00%) Network Design
4 9 (15.00%) SOA
5 6 (10.00%) Enterprise Architecture
6 5 (8.33%) Change Management
6 5 (8.33%) CRM
6 5 (8.33%) Project Planning
6 5 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (8.33%) Time Management
6 5 (8.33%) UML
7 4 (6.67%) OWASP
7 4 (6.67%) SDLC
8 3 (5.00%) Data Modelling
8 3 (5.00%) E-Commerce
8 3 (5.00%) Information Security
8 3 (5.00%) Risk Assessment
8 3 (5.00%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 23 (38.33%) Java
2 9 (15.00%) C#
2 9 (15.00%) PHP
3 7 (11.67%) C++
3 7 (11.67%) Perl
4 6 (10.00%) SQL
5 4 (6.67%) JavaScript
6 3 (5.00%) Python
7 1 (1.67%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (8.33%) Degree
2 3 (5.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.33%) AWS Certification
3 2 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (3.33%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.67%) CCDA
4 1 (1.67%) CCDP
4 1 (1.67%) CCIE
4 1 (1.67%) CCNA
4 1 (1.67%) CCNP
4 1 (1.67%) CISSP
4 1 (1.67%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.00%) QA
2 1 (1.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (5.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (3.33%) Docker
4 1 (1.67%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.67%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (1.67%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 2 (3.33%) Puppet
1 2 (3.33%) Terraform
1 2 (3.33%) ThinApp
2 1 (1.67%) FortiGate
2 1 (1.67%) SCCM
2 1 (1.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 8 (13.33%) Oracle
2 7 (11.67%) VMware
3 5 (8.33%) CheckPoint
4 4 (6.67%) Cisco
4 4 (6.67%) Juniper
5 3 (5.00%) Microsoft
6 2 (3.33%) Citrix
6 2 (3.33%) ForgeRock
6 2 (3.33%) Fortinet
6 2 (3.33%) Pega
6 2 (3.33%) Sitecore
7 1 (1.67%) F5
7 1 (1.67%) NetApp
7 1 (1.67%) Palo Alto
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